All posts by Mark Sobel

Sharp shift to Fed dovishness

Sharp shift to Fed dovishness

Greater clarity from policy-makers would be helpful ...
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Non-American should lead World Bank

Non-American should lead World Bank

Time for change at Bretton Woods bodies ...
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Opening for US-China renminbi action

Opening for US-China renminbi action

Neither country wants to deal with complications of weaker currency ...
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Ukraine-IMF relationship not a success

Ukraine-IMF relationship not a success

Fund has spared no effort, but country’s promise is not close to fruition ...
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No ‘competitive devaluation’ in China

No ‘competitive devaluation’ in China

US criticism of Beijing does not stand up to scrutiny ...
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Argentina and the IMF – Take Two

Argentina and the IMF – Take Two

Criticisms of Fund programme must be set aside for the greater good ...
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PART ONE Past, present and future of the IMF

PART ONE Past, present and future of the IMF

Putting the 1998 Asia crisis in hindsight as Bali meetings approach ...
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Four proposals to lower contagion

Four proposals to lower contagion

How we can limit Turkey repercussions ...
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Currency manipulation: Theory v. reality

Currency manipulation: Theory v. reality

Germany, China and other curious case studies ...
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Trump wide of mark on ‘manipulation’

Trump wide of mark on ‘manipulation’

China currency fall reflects dollar strength ...
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IMF highlights looming global risks

IMF highlights looming global risks

Current solidity cannot mask major downside challenges ...
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Emerging markets can cope with swings

Emerging markets can cope with swings

Emerging markets can cope with swings ...
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